Oil & Gas Jobs – Junior Cost Controller – SeaOwl Energy Services

 Job Title:    Junior Cost Controller

Organisation: SeaOwl
Energy Services

Duty Station:  Kampala,


About US:

SeaOwl manages the
complete recruitment cycle from sourcing, recruitment, mobilization and personnel
planning for energy customers. It is specialized in highly-skilled profiles and
the underlying activity of designees / staff mainly covers drilling and
off-shore oil rig management. It also provides scalable, integrated operations
& maintenance resources and services covering the lifecycle of energy
assets, as well as tele-operated surveillance and maintenance services.


Job Summary:  On behalf of our Client in the Extractives
sector, we are looking for a competent Junior Cost Controller to join our Team
at our Clients office in Kampala in their Finance & IS/T Department. The
ideal candidate will be a hard-working professional able to undertake a variety
of assigned tasks and work diligently under pressure.


Key Duties and Responsibilities:  Reporting to the Cost Control Coordinator,
the job holder will be responsible for the following tasks;

actively involved in running costs, preparing Environment and HSS budgets in
conjunction with Budget holders of the Company as the Operator of EA-1 and EA-1A.

out the process of releasing Purchase Requisitions / Purchase Orders after
ensuring budget availability control and cost checks on amounts, cost
allocations, cost objects and others.

accountable for controlling the relevancy of the cost allocation in the
invoices through IMP.

for Services (RFS) from H/Q and follow up on the areas of responsibility.

SALSA accruals, manual accruals, Cost objects reviews and others as part of the
monthly accounting closure activities.

deadlines for staff writing and ensuring consistency with budget/forecast;
compile the data to update the Statistical Key figures for each monthly

budget / performance monitoring and reporting. To prepare monthly running
costs, Environment and HSS Cost Control reports for budget holding entities
with credible comments (variance analysis).

regular cost review meetings with Budget Holders to identify opportunities to
improve budgetary control.

discussions with Managers on Cost structure to reach best compromise between
cost monitoring and accounting needs and system constraints.

monthly activity reports to allow effective cost allocations.

departments on all financial and cost control issues.

to queries from internal/external auditors, JV Partners, vendors such as the
provision of justifications for expenditure during the various audits carried
out by JV partners and/or Ugandan authorities.


Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

applicant must hold a Bachelor’s degree in Finance/Accounting.

qualification is an added advantage

At least
three years’ experience in accounting department in the Oil & Gas upstream


How to Apply:

If you feel you meet
the criteria as outlined above and are ready to take on this challenge, please
send us your CV ONLY via email: career.ea@seaowlgroup.com

Tel.: +256 (0) 706
444 500


NB: Subject
of your email should be the position you are applying for. Do not hesitate to
contact us, if you have any question or need any clarifications.


Deadline: 28th March 2021


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